Household energy consumption in Adelaide

Every region has its own unique climate that impacts greatly on household energy consumption. The following table lists the activities around the home in Adelaide that use the most energy.

Appliance/end use Percentage of energy use
Space heating 32%
Major appliances 32%
Water heating 24%
Cooking 9%
Space cooling 4%

Source: Adapted from Energy Use In The Australian Residential Sector 1986 – 2020, Dewha, 2009